Male and female reproductive system - 5D2
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The male reproductive glands which produce spermatozoa.
The sac containing the testicles.
The male sex organ that is on the outside of the body. The sperm cells move out of the body through the penis. It also serves to pass urine out of the body.
The fluid waste of the body exerted from the kidneys and passed from the bladder through the urethra.
The fluid produced by the male reproductive organs which carries the sperm.
Female sex cell or egg which is capable of developing into a new being if it is federalized by the male sex cell.
One of two small glands in the female which produce ova, or egg cells, and hormones.
The duct that carries the ovum from the ovary to the uterus.
Produce semen; the liquid to carry and protect the sperm.
The canal through which urine is discharged from the body. In the male it also serves to transmit sperm cells to the exterior of the body.
A canal made of muscle and tissue that connects the uterus to the outside of the body; the place where sperm are deposited during intercourse; the birth canal.
The neck of the uterus.
The pear-shaped female reproductive organ in which the unborn baby grows and develops until it's birth.
The growing baby within the mothers body during the first few months following conception.
The unborn baby from the third month until birth. Greek derivative, meaning young one.
containing two complete sets of chromosomes, one from each parent. (Total 46 in humans)
having a single set of unpaired chromosomes (23 in humans)
a type of cell division that results in four daughter cells each with half the number of chromosomes of the parent cell, as in the production of gametes.
cell division in which the nucleus divides into nuclei containing the same number of chromosomes
specialized cell involved in sexual reproduction
small, circular piece of DNA located in the cytoplasm of many bacteria